Top 5 Telescoping Ladders In 2016 Reviews
A telescoping ladder is a very useful piece of equipment to have around your home, or even on the building site. Since they have a telescopic action, you can easily adjust the height to suit the task at hand. In addition to this, they can easily be folded up and stored in your home. This makes them perfect for those households which require a ladder but which do not have a lot of space to handle them. Of course, since your life is going to hang in the balance when you are up that ladder, you need something which is secure. You don’t want to choose any old telescoping ladder. That is why we have put together this list of the top 5 telescoping ladders in 2016.
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- 5. Giantex EN131 12.5FT Aluminum Telescoping Telescopic Extension Ladder Tall Multi Purpose
- 4. Telesteps 1800EP OSHA Compliant 18 ft Reach Professional Wide Step Telescoping Extension Ladder
- 3. 12.5’ Aluminum Telescoping/Telescoping Loft Ladder
- 2. Xtend & Climb 770P Aluminum Telescoping Ladder Type II Home Series
- 1. Xtend & Climb 785P Aluminum Telescoping Ladder
5. Giantex EN131 12.5FT Aluminum Telescoping Telescopic Extension Ladder Tall Multi Purpose
If you are after a telescoping ladder which you can rely on to be safe to step onto time and time again, then you are going to want to look no further than this Giantex offering. This is a ladder which is able to easily stretch to 12.5ft tall, with various increments in between. This means that it is going to be suitable for the vast majority of jobs that you throw on it.
One of the things which really surprised us about this particular telescopic ladder is the fact that it is able to deal with a rather hefty amount of weight. 330 pounds of it, in fact. This means that you can easily fit yourself on there, and carry up a decent amount of equipment too. No matter what purpose you use this for, you can be sure that the ladder is going to get you through it, and it is going to get you through it incredibly well!
4. Telesteps 1800EP OSHA Compliant 18 ft Reach Professional Wide Step Telescoping Extension Ladder
When this ladder is folded down, it barely reaches 32 inches in height. This makes it perfect for the home with suffers from a lack of storage space, or perhaps for just throwing into the back of the vehicle that you use for work. When you fully extend it, you will get 14.5 feet of ladder. This makes it one of the largest ladders that you will find on this list.
Since this ladder has been constructed from an aluminum alloy, you will find that it is surprisingly light. In addition to that, it is able to withstand the elements rather well. Basically, you are not going to have to worry about it rusting or corroding over the years. It will look just as good now as it will three years from now (although, it may be covered in paint then!)
This ladder is actually fully automatic. You just press a button and it will fully extend for you. It may not seem like the best feature in the world, but seeing that ladder extend itself is remarkable. Saves you a lot of time too!
100% Silicone feet ensures that this ladder is going to stay firmly rooted in place on most surfaces. This means that it is a ridiculously safe telescoping ladder for you to use!
3. 12.5’ Aluminum Telescoping/Telescoping Loft Ladder
This may be referred to as a loft ladder, but it is able to cope with a variety of different jobs.
As with the other ladders that you have seen on this list of the top 5 telescoping ladders in 2016 reviews, you will be pleased to know that this ladder is made of only the highest quality materials. It is able to cope with a huge amount of weight, whilst at the same time it will ensure that it is not going to falter or rust on you over the years.
Have you ever been pinched whilst you are closing up a telescopic ladder or something similar to that? It hurts, yes? Don’t worry, we have all had to deal with it. If you purchase this ladder, however, then those pinches are going to be a thing of the past. There will be no pinching whilst you are using it.
The ladder is able to fully extend to 12.5 feet. When it is folded up, it takes up just 3.5 feet of vertical space. This make storage of this particular telescopic ladder incredibly simple.
2. Xtend & Climb 770P Aluminum Telescoping Ladder Type II Home Series
If you are after a quality telescoping ladder but don’t want to blow a hole in your budget, then this is the route that you are going to want to go down. It is a lightweight ladder but it will ensure that you are completely safe whilst you are working at height within the comfort of your own home.
To show that they truly believe in the quality of this product, the team behind it offer a limited warranty against factory defects and workmanship. I do not know anybody who has ever had to claim on the warranty, this product is just that good!
1. Xtend & Climb 785P Aluminum Telescoping Ladder
We are going to round off this list with a telescoping ladder which has been designed for professionals. That doesn’t mean that you can’t use it in your home though. In fact, if you can afford it, we actively suggest that you do. It is incredibly tough and durable and will last you a LONG time.
This particular ladder is fully OSHA compliant. This means that it means a very high standard of durability. The aluminum alloy that this particular telescoping ladder is constructed from is actually the same type of aluminum which is used in the aerospace industry. Straight away, this tells you that you are in for something special. The ladder comes complete with a carry bag for ease of storage and moving it about.
Remember, when your life hangs in the balance whilst you are working at a height, you want to know that the ladder you are standing on is of a high quality. You won’t go wrong with any of the ladders on this list.